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Interview: 3D Printing – Sustainable additive innovations transforming the dental industry

Interview: 3D Printing – Sustainable additive innovations transforming the dental industry

Written by David

February 17, 2019

3D printed crowns and bridges with Micro Fiber Hybrid by NextDent 5100TM

It was about 12 years ago that I first came into contact with additive manufacturing technology, also known as 3D printing. Back then it was still a new—and astonishing—technology, mostly being used in applications related to hearing aids. I had been working in the dental industry for decades at this point, and it was clear to me that this technology should be adopted by the dental market. I became inspired. This was also around the same time that “milling” technology became extremely popular in the dental industry, as well as in labs and clinics. This created an adopted market in terms of scanning and designing with software for dental applications. But, as I learned more about the additive dental technology, I knew that 3D printing stood to offer a more […]

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